N. Ireland LEAD 579i & EDUC 511i

Ed Reform: Educational Systems in Post-Conflict Environments

This course pays particular attention to the role of education in perpetuating and/or ameliorating the conditions that exist in Northern Ireland. This course investigates this largely segregated society from both a historical perspective as well as from within the context of this post-conflict era.

Important Dates Date
Application Deadline Nov 28, 2016
Travel Dates June 16 - June 22, 2017
Pre-Trip Session: June 10, 2017
Post-session July 10, 2017
Expense Cost
USD Tuition $2,100
Global Study Fee $   350
Estimated Travel Costs $   810*
Total Estimated Expense: $3,260

* Return airfare to Belfast not included. Accommodation assumes double occupancy rate.


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Please note: 

1. The estimated program costs includes accommodation, transportation for in-country program activities, some meals and program costs. Students will need to budget for some additional meals and incidental costs.

2. Upon registration, you will be billed a non-refundable $150 deposit.

3. When you receive confirmation that you have been accepted to the course, you need to book your own flights.

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